|Birth: ||Aug. 21, 1865|
Prague, Czech Republic
|Death: ||Dec. 28, 1948|
Frank Veverka, son of Wesley and Josephine Veverka, was born August 21, 1865, in Prague, Bohemia; and departed this life Dec. 28, 1948, in Montezuma, at the age of 83 years, 4 months, and 7 days. At the age of three he came to America with his parents, who settled on a farm in Iowa County. There Frank grew to manhood. He was united in marriage to Martha Norris; to them nine children were born.
About 1914 the family moved to a farm near Montezuma, later moving into Montezuma where he resided until his death. He and his wife bacame members of the Church of Christ in Montezuma. Mr. Veverka was preceded in death by his wife, and by two sons, Fred and Earl. He leaves to mourn his passing three daughters, Pearl Lepley of Richman, Calif., Esther Schlesselman of Victor, and Allie Mulhern of Mason City; 4 sons, Charles of Ryan, Ohio, Lewis and Loren of Des Moines, and Raymond of Monroe; one brother, Wesley, of Victor; and two sisters, Mrs. Josephine Swatosh and Miss Julia Veverka of Cedar Rapids. There are also several grandchildren and great-grandchildren besides a host of friends.
Source: Obit. Files, Poweshiek Co. Historical Society
Martha Lavina Norris VeVerka (1869 - 1940)
Earl Nathanial Veverka (1891 - 1938)*
Allie M Mulhern (1893 - 2000)*
Charles Franklin VeVerka (1896 - 1956)*
Lewis Edward Veverka (1900 - 1964)*
Raymond J Veverka (1903 - 1973)*
Freddie L. Veverka (1907 - 1910)*
Loren L Veverka (1909 - 1951)*
Jackson Township Cemetery
Created by: Richard & Judy Murawski
Record added: Apr 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50833587
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